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Saturday, July 09, 2005

nhl- Comparing Deals

from Newsday, So now for the $42.5 million question: would the Players Association have been better off taking the deal offered in February as opposed to the one they'll have to take now?
That depends on what you consider a good deal. In the short term, the players would have saved a portion of their 2004-05 salaries that is now lost forever. And the salary-cap number was initially higher, but remember, it was de-linked from league revenue....more...